Close by no cigar

Gay twitter responds to Glenn Close being robbed of yet another Oscar

After last night’s Oscars, Glenn Close holds onto her title as the living actor, male or female, with the most Oscar nominations without a win. Her score is now 0 for 7. Whomp, whomp.

In a surprise upset, Olivia Coleman bested Close for Best Actress for her role in The Favourite. And while Coleman gave an incredibly gracious speech, in which she even acknowledged she wanted Close to win over her, fans were still pissed. And understandably so.

71-year-old Close has been making movies for 45 years. 45 years! What more must the woman do for the Academy to finally give her the recognition she deserves?

And now, the tweets…